CQ-Points are awarded in all races who belong to one of the
listed here. The
points that can be scored in those races are listed
The CQ value of a rider is based on his results of the
past 12 months.
After a race, the points scored by a rider are added to his previous CQ
value, while the points scored in that same race the previous year are
The previous rule keeps counting when the date of a race changes.
This means that it is possible that some points are taken into account for
a period longer or shorter than 12 months.
When a race is not organized in the course of a year, the
points of the previous edition are substracted 52 weeks later.
Points scored in a stage race will be added to a rider's CQ value
after the final stage.
When the result of a race is changed afterwards (doping
sanction, disqualification,...), the changes will be taken into account:
- Immediately, when the result is changed less than a month after the race.
- At the end of the season, when the result is changed more than a month
after the race.
In a team time trial the points on the
scale will be awarded to the team. For the individual ranking, these points will be divided by 4
and rounded downwards. The points will be awarded to all riders classified in the time that counts for the team
Exception: In the ProTour TTT in Eindhoven all
riders who finish receive points.
In a duo time trial the points will be
divided by 2 (and rounded downwards).
- Inside the top-5: All
riders receive the average amount of points.
- Outside the
top-5: All riders receive the amount of points corresponding to